AttractionsEvents

26
FEB
Den Building
Dalkeith Country Park

Come den with us and have fun Join the Dalkeith Ranger to learn about different types of shelter and have a go at making your own in the woods using natural materials.Suitable for ages 5. All children must be accompanied…

28
FEB
Roald Dahl's Fantastic Mr Fox
The Orchard Theatre

A Nuffield Southampton Theatres and Curve Production in association with Lyric HammersmithROALD DAHLsFantastic Mr Fox Adapted for the stage by Sam HolcroftYou know as well as I do: no‐one outfoxes a fox Boggis Bunce and Bean three greedy smelly horrid…

02
MAR
World Book Day Party
Settle Library

Mad about books Come and celebrate World Book Day 2017 with us Dress up as your favourite character special prize for the best dressed have fun with bookish games thatll make you giggle a story quiz thatll oil the cogs…


02
MAR
Drip Drop
Discover Children's Story Centre

Splish splash gurgle gargle... join us for a brilliant rain‐filled multi‐sensory event with our Story Builders. Puppetry voices and movement are all used during this beautiful and fun session for babies and toddlers.From Thurs 2 March ‐ Sun 5 March…

02
MAR
The Cat in the Hat Photo Booth
Discover Children's Story Centre

Pose for the perfect photo with The Cat in the Hat and his very special car in Discovers World Book Day photo booth.Thurs 2 ‐ Sun 5 March10:45am 12:45 & 2:45pmAll agesIncluded with admission to Discovers Story World and Story…

02
MAR
The Medieval Banquet
Ivory Vaults

Centrally located in the beautiful and historic St Katharine Docks alongside the River Thames just a two minute walk from Tower Bridge and the Tower of London. Join Henry VIII and his court of knights troubadours contortionists magicians jugglers minstrels…

04
MAR
Starry night
Montrose Basin Visitor Centre

Want to learn more about the stars and planets Join local expert Robert Law from Mills Observatory Dundee to view the night sky.Adult £5 concessionmember £4 child £3 child member £2. BOOKING ESSENTIAL 01674 676 336…

04
MAR
Mum2Mum Market Bristol
Christ The King Church

MUM2MUM MARKET..SATURDAY 4th MARCH 2:30am‐4:30pmChrist the King Church Mautravers Close Bradley Stoke BS32 8EE25 stalls offering high quality baby and childrens nearly new items.BUY: The first 100 people through the door on the day will receive a goody bag.Entry is…

04
MAR
Artist in Residence: Joe Berger
Discover Children's Story Centre

Join author and cartoonist Joe Berger as he introduces The Pudding Problem the first book in his hilarious new series Lyttle Lies. In this special event Joe will help you to create cartoons of your own and transform Discover into…

04
MAR
Day Out With Thomas
Didcot Railway Centre

Meet Thomas and his friends including Duck & Diesel and The Fat Controller Sir Topham Hatt who will be keeping an eye on everything today. Enjoy rides all day and as often as you wish. Thomas the Tank Engine is…

05
MAR
Dragon Drop Abseil
Pembroke Castle

You can admire the fantastic views of Pembrokeshire from the top of the castle walls as you catch your breath and steady your nerves. Then with your adrenaline ski‐high and dressed as bright green leek a yellow daffodil or an…

05
MAR
Biffsquiggling Brains
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4…

05
MAR
Artist in Residence: Kristyna Litten
Discover Children's Story Centre

Join Kristyna Litten to cut stick paste and create a collage of your every own pet robot as Norton and Alpha take over Discover for World Book Day.In Kristynas new picture book Norton the Robot loves to recycle battered wheels…

05
MAR
Sunday Drop-in: IncrEdible Adventure
Earth Trust Centre

At this months Sunday drop‐in celebrate spring by foraging for dandelions to cook on the fire and planting herbs and salad to take away. £4 suggested donation per child accompanying adults free.…

10
MAR
Turtles in trouble
Montrose Basin Visitor Centre

Join us for an interesting evening for all ages looking at the story of the Leatherback turtle and how we can help. Led by an expert from Marine Conservation Scotland.Adult £5 concessionmember £4 child £3 child member £2. BOOKING ESSENTIAL…

11
MAR
Herald of Spring It’s a Kind of Magic.
Bourne Hall

Children can cheer on the Hobbledown Puppet Show be amazed by Close Up Magic wonder at the Victorian traveling illusionist take part in feel‐good kids activities from the Rainbow Centre. Visit the Whats On In Epsom Spring Market with arts…

11
MAR
Murder Mystery Evening
The House

Includes entertainment a three course dinner and teacoffee to finish 19.00 ‐ 23.00. Optional overnight stay with breakfast and entry to Swiss Garden and The Collection over the weekend.Tickets:£45 ‐ includes entertainment a three course dinner and teacoffee to finish.…

11
MAR
Disabled Access Day
Shuttleworth

Maps of The Collection and Swiss Garden will be available in the Visitor Centre on the day. Free tours of the Swiss Garden are available at 11.00 and 14.00. Tour begins from the garden entrance.Accessibility: We aim to have as…

11
MAR
Marvellous Medicine with Roald Dahl’s Doctor
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Roald Dahl was fascinated with medicine and had a lasting impact on it Tom Solomon describes how Roald invented a medical device and new treatment still in use today. Youll also produce Gobblefunk and learn how to make your own…

11
MAR
Cricketing Family Fun
Experience Barnsley

Join in our childrens activity sessions and learn new skills with cricketers from Barnsleys local clubs. There are creative activities for little ones too. This is a free drop in event donations are welcome. Come and enjoy. Please visit www.experience‐barnsley.com…

11
MAR
Wildlife Photography Walk
Earth Trust Centre

Join photographer Andrew Walmsley for a morning stroll around the nature reserve. Check out our beginner and intermediate workshops too. £20; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a booking fee.…

11
MAR
Bath & Stonehenge Day Trip
London Victoria Embankment

Witness magnificent Stonehenge one of the best known ancient wonders of the world Embrace the Georgian and Roman splendor of Bath an UNESCO World Heritage Site with many historic sitesPriceincludes:‐ Guided Tour of Bath‐ Stopover in Stonehenge‐ Transportation by…

12
MAR
Signed Stories Day
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Try out Signly our sign language app and meet some hearings dogs with Hearing Dogs for Deaf People. Part of Disabled Access Day.Event detailsTimes: Storytelling at 11.30am 12.30pm 1.30pm 2.30pm and 3.30pm. Hearing Dogs 11am to 5pm.Cost: free with Museum…

12
MAR
CLASSICs on the Quay
Shamrock Quay Marina

Do you own a Classic car 1990 or older American Motorbike or interesting vehicle or Supercar of any age Join us for our Brunch show on the Quay from 10.30am till 12.30 with on‐site Restaurant and Cafeits the perfect place…

12
MAR
The Playhouse Project Family Rave
Glossop Masonic Hall

Due to popular demand we are back in Glossop celebrating our 1st anniversary of family raving with a Superheroes themed event.Aimed at parents that miss their clubbing dancing days we provide a unique daytime clubbing experience for adults and…

15
MAR
The Big Bang Fair
The NEC Birmingham

The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Fair the largest free celebration of science technology engineering and maths STEM for young people in the UK will be held at the NEC Birmingham on the 15th 18th March 2017.From…

18
MAR
The Giant Jam Sandwich
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Saturday 18th March 3.00pmNew Perspectives presentsThe Giant Jam Sandwichby John Vernon Lord and Janet Burroway adapted for stage and directed by Jack McNamara with music by James AthertonWhat a to‐do One hot summers day four million wasps invade the quiet…

18
MAR
Penrith Goes Orange
Penrith Town Centre

Put a date in your diary for Saturday 18 March 2017 as Penrith celebrates the Worlds Original Dalemain Marmalade Awards & Festival.Penrith Goes Orange sees the town centre festooned in this brightest of hues and fizzing with market stalls music…

18
MAR
Make Some Marvellous Medicine
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4…

18
MAR
Family Science Fun for British Science Week
Lowewood Museum

Saturday 18 March 2017 11am ‐ 4pm All activities FREE Join us for a free day of family activities crafts and experiments inspired by our current exhibition on famous garden design firm James Pulham & Son. Bookable Workshop: Pond‐dipping sessions…

20
MAR
Babe The Sheep Pig
Wycombe Swan

When Babe arrives at Hoggets Farm he is taken in by the trusty sheep dog Fly and discovers a talent for herding. With the help of his adopted Mum our polite piglet soon wins over the most suspicious of sheep.…

25
MAR
Surbiton mum2mum market nearly new sale
St Mark's Church Hall

At the Surbiton mum2mum market there are 20 stalls where you can buy or sell just about anything for babies and children 0‐6 from cots to cardigans and toys to travel systems and everything in between To Buy ‐ Just…

25
MAR
Lambing Weekend
Earth Trust Centre

Come and see us down on the farm during our annual Lambing Weekends Meet lambs piglets goats and more. Craft activities and refreshments available. £7 adult £3 child £17 family discount for online bookings FREE for Earth Trust Friends. …

25
MAR
Randon Acts of Kindness
The Round House

As part of the Visit Wales campaign and in the spirit of Random Acts of Kindness Month we are offering visitors to the Round House free use of outdoor family games and free soft toys for children.Free entry for National…

26
MAR
Mother’s Day
The House at Shuttleworth

Enjoy a freshly baked Afternoon Tea in the delightful setting of Shuttleworths old mansion House with a chance to explore its grand rooms and a free gift for mum Choose between sittings at 13.00 or 14.30. Pre‐book only. Afternoon Tea…

26
MAR
Mother's Day Afternoon Teas
Gainsborough Old Hall

Sun 26th March Spoil your mum this Mothering Sunday with an exclusive Vintage Afternoon Tea in The West Range at Gainsborough Old Hall.Mothering Sunday Afternoon Tea will include a glass of bubbly Prosecco on arrival a delicious selection of sandwiches…

26
MAR
Victorian Mother's Day
Lincoln Castle

Sun 26th MarchTreat mums and grandmothers too to a hand‐made Victorian Posy Broach. Childrens arts and craft activities to make and decorate your own posy broach. Afternoon Tea will also be served in the Castle caf tearoom to make your…

29
MAR
The WI Fair
Alexandra Palace

Celebrating every aspect of the WI the event will welcome members and non‐members alike for what promises to be four fantastic days out.With workshops aplenty energising seminars theatre demonstrations hands‐on activities and an extensive shopping experience the event will have…

31
MAR
Family Nature Trail Break
Yarn Market Hotel

Stay at our hotel in the medieval village of Dunster for a family weekend break.One child free with every adult.Plenty to see and do in addition to the local nature trails. Nearst attractions include Dunster Castle and the West Somerset…

31
MAR
Madame Tussauds After Dark
Madame Tussauds London

Enjoy VIP access to one of Londons top attractions at Madame Tussauds After Dark. With no queues no kids and a complimentary glass of prosecco on arrivalthe adults‐only after‐hours event is perfect for date night drinks with friends or a…

01
APR
Easter Quest - Tudor Spies! Cracking the Code
Gainsborough Old Hall

Sat 1st to Mon 17th April A half term activity where children are encouraged to become a Tudor spy and crack the code to find the missing treasure. Prizes for all successful code breakers Fee included in admission price …

01
APR
Castle Fool's Day
Lincoln Castle

Sat 1st & Sun 2nd AprilTimes ‐ Event10am 4.30pmPeterken the Fool will perform shows at 11.30am 2pm & 3.30pm. Celebrating the Castles 3rd birthday following its grand re‐opening we celebrate April Fools Day in traditional style with our…

01
APR
Castle Easter Quest
Lincoln Castle

Sat 1st Mon 17th AprilEvent 10am 4.30pm. Castle 10am 5pmCastle Easter Quest William the Conquerors Domesday Trail William the Conqueror had the first Castle at Lincoln to be built in 1068 and now especially for…

01
APR
CLASSICs on the Quay Special
Shamrock Quay Marina

Do you own a Classic car 1990 or older American Motorbike or interesting vehicle or Supercar of any age Join us for our very Special show being part of the Hampshire Food and Wine Festival on the 1st April…

01
APR
Easter Quest for Kids in Kent
Leeds Castle

Seek out Easter clues hidden around the grounds of Leeds Castle in Maidstone Kent on a fun Easter quest for all the family. Answer all the questions and receive a chocolate reward £1 charge per trail card.Venue: Leeds Castle Leeds…

02
APR
The Fast Show
Santa Pod Raceway

Featuring huge club stand displays Run What Ya Brung FWD & JDS Drag Racing Drifting Stunt Displays Jet Car Trade Village Caterers Fun Fair Rides and much more.Everyone is welcome at the Fast show including clubs individuals supercars modified cars…

02
APR
Birds and Bubbles Family Fun Day
The Helicopter Museum

We love having fun with anything that flies...owls birds of prey helicopters and GIANT bubbles at this special family fun day.Learn about the amazing world of flight with live owls and a variety of birds of preyKids can meet professional…

06
APR
Enchanted Forest
Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Thurs 6th April ‐ Fr 7th April10am ‐ 3.30pm A magical day of craft activities based around fairy‐tale forests. Make your own jewelled trees fairies trolls and other woodland creatures. Free admissionsCrafts £2 …